Elena was the #1 Women’s Basketball recruit in the country and enrolled at UConn, but after two days on campus, she left and went home and transferred to Delaware. She couldn’t be away from her family. Her oldest sister, Lizzie, is deaf, blind, has cerebral palsy, and autism and can only interact through touch. Over the past season, Elena has been in the spotlight for Delaware’s Women’s basketball program, propelling it into the top 10 for the first time ever.
It’s a great story and the best part is that it’s not even completely written yet.